Posted Date: 08/23/2017
IF YOUR CHILD HAS RECEIVED RECENT IMMUNIZATIONS, PLEASE BE SURE YOU DELIVER A COPY OF THEIR CURRENT SHOT RECORD TO YOUR CHILD'S NURSE. IF YOUR CHILD IS DUE FOR IMMUNIZATIONS, PLEASE DO NOT WAIT TO MAKE YOUR APPOINTMENT.
WHAT DOES MY CHILD NEED?
All Students Kindergarten through 12th Grade:
4 DTaP Vaccines, 3 Polio Vaccines, 2 MMR Vaccines, *2 Varicella Vaccines*,
3 Hepatitis B Vaccines
In Addition, the following vaccines are required:
1 Hep A: Enrolling Kindergarten and any First grader who did not get it in Kindergarten.
1 Tdap: Every student age 11 and older.
MCV4: 7th grade and age 16 (kids who have already had 1 will have to have a 2nd dose at age 16)
IMMUNIZATION EXEMPTIONS ARE TO BE RENEWED EVERY SCHOOL YEAR. PLEASE CONTACT THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF IMMUNIZATIONS FOR YOUR APPLICATION AS SOON AS POSSIBLE AT 1-501-661-2169. YOUR EXEMPTION LETTER MUST BE DELIVERED TO THE SCHOOL NURSE.